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Rosemount Town Pages
A spoonful of sugar
City will vote May 17 on parks plan
County names new manager
RHS students shine at DECA nationals
New RHS foundation is coming together
crime and courts
Boys tennis: Bharath, Huffstutler place at Harding
Baseball: Big bats put an end to losing skid
Girls track: Irish fourth at Wildcat Invite
Girls golf: North wins second SSC meet
Boys track: Irish sixth at St. Thomas
Pet of the week: Let the wookiee win
Your weekend: RHS band garage sale is Saturday
Click To View Garage Sale Map
Your weekend: Earth and Arbor Day is Saturday
Pet of the Week: So sweet
arts and entertainment
TCF National Bank, vs Jennifer Anderson
ADV FOR BIDS GENERATOR
BID CP 31-76
Mortgage Electronic Registration Systems, Inc vs Ferderer
FILING 2016 ELECTION
Gayle Draus, 68
Rev. Arthur W. Holmes D.D, 90
Sylvia C. Tousignant Perron, 92
Carol J. Zeroth, 76
Bill Droste's column: Reduce water use and win
Chuck Brooks' column: Going to the movies? Here are some of Chuck’s favorites
Nathan Hansen's column: Let's go on the record
Letter: New ice rink would be a waste of money
Chuck Brooks' column: Like a visitor in his own home
August 16, 2015
Looking back: Governor helped celebrate centennial at 1965 fair
50 years ago From the Aug. 12, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Second story added to Dakota County Electric The expansion program at the Dakota County Electric Co-op is well underway. Berglund & Johnson, Minneapolis, general contractors, are erecting...
August 16, 2015 - 8:00am
August 2, 2015
Looking back: 'Bounding Rubes' were a big fair attraction in 1940
50 years ago From the July 29, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune 4-H building addition nearly complete The county 4-H building addition at the Dakota County Fairgrounds at Farmington nears completion. Melvin Mahler of South St. Paul with the cement contractors...
August 2, 2015 - 8:00am
July 26, 2015
Looking back: Lightning struck livestock 50 years ago
50 years ago From the July 22, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount opens bids for new fire truck The Rosemount town board ordered bids on a new fire truck and truck equipment recently but held up to allow time to check the bids, said Margaret Alsip, town...
July 26, 2015 - 8:00am
July 19, 2015
Looking back: 'Electrified cow visited in 1940
50 years ago From the July 15, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Centennial Fair premium books being distributed The Dakota County Centennial “Free” Fair premium book comprising 175 pages in a special issue was ready for distribution July 12. A total...
July 19, 2015 - 8:00am
July 12, 2015
Looking back: County population was 40,000 in 1940
50 years ago From the July 8, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount educator electrocuted in July 4 home flag raising The elementary director of the Rosemount public school system, Raymond O. Waldon, 34, met instant death by electrocution in a July...
July 12, 2015 - 8:00am
June 21, 2015
Looking back: Washing machine mishap injures woman in 1940
50 years ago From the June 17, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Education association names officers Rosemount Education Association elected officers recently for the coming year. Those taking office beginning in September include: president, Keith Schroeder...
June 21, 2015 - 8:00am
June 14, 2015
Looking back: Annexation was on the table 50 years ago in Empire Township
50 years ago From the June 10, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Empire meeting set to discuss annexation Annexation is one of the main topics for discussion at a meeting of the Henderson addition and other Empire area residents being held Wednesday at 8...
June 14, 2015 - 8:00am
June 8, 2015
Looking back: Large crowd at Memorial Day parade 50 years ago
50 years ago From the June 3, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Large crowd at Memorial Day parade Monday In spite of the rainy weather, a large crowd gathered to witness the Memorial Day parade in Rosemount on Monday. Trophies, special awards and medals...
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June 8, 2015 - 8:00am
May 28, 2015
Looking back: Rosemount graduated 19 in 1940
50 years ago From the May 27, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Nation pauses to honor dead on May 31 Memorial Day, traditionally celebrated on May 30, will this year be observed on Monday, May 31, because May 30 falls on a Sunday. Memorial Day has been...
May 28, 2015 - 2:02pm
May 22, 2015
Looking back: Class of ‘65 graduated 95 students
50 years ago From the May 20, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Five incumbents defeated in eight school elections Five out of nine incumbents seeking re-election to their respective school boards were defeated in school elections held throughout the county...
May 22, 2015 - 11:21am
May 17, 2015
Looking back: Puppies survived, chickens didn't when fire burned 75 years ago
50 years ago From the May 13, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Editorials . . . With the Minnesota legislature observing the St. Paul fastime they will not adopt, and with Minneapolis screaming “lawbreaker” at St. Paul, we asked Mayor Gorgos what Farmington...
May 17, 2015 - 8:00am
May 10, 2015
Looking back: Rosemount High School play took the stage this week in 1965
50 years ago From the May 6, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount Township calls for bids on new deep well Rosemount Township called for bids on a new 24-inch deep well and pump this week to be opened at 8 p.m., May 19, at the Rosemount Village fire...
May 10, 2015 - 8:00am
May 3, 2015
Looking back: Area taxes reevaluated fifty years ago
50 years ago From the April 29, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune FHS making construction progress The Farmington Elementary addition is making satisfactory progress despite an uncooperative weatherman, according to R.O. Boehlke, superintendent of schoools. The...
May 3, 2015 - 8:00am
April 27, 2015
Looking back: Rosemount Depot served as emergency terminal because of flood
50 years ago From the April 22, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Rosemount Depot is emergency terminal because of flood The Community Railroad Depot at Rosemount boomed into “Grand Central Station” for the Rock Island and Milwaukee Road rail lines since...
April 27, 2015 - 8:00am
April 20, 2015
Looking back: 'Two Rosemounts' talked about merger in 1965
50 years ago From the April 15, 1965 edition of the Dakota County Tribune Joint meeting to air possible merger of two Rosemounts A joint meeting of Rosemount Village and Township will be held at 7 p.m. with dinner at Edward’s restaurant on April 21, to “find...
April 20, 2015 - 8:00am